Petroquest Energy Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (PQ)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Petroquest Energy (NYSE: PQ) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $5.34, below its previous 52-week low of $5.35 with 505,877 shares traded as of 10:10 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.4 million shares over the past 30 days.

Petroquest Energy has a market cap of $367.4 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 27% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PetroQuest Energy, Inc. operates as an independent oil and gas company. It engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and operation of oil and gas properties in Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Texas, as well as onshore and in the shallow waters offshore the Gulf Coast Basin. The company has a P/E ratio of 64.7, equal to the average energy industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
  • Practice your PQ trading strategies and win cash in our stock game.

TheStreet Ratings rates Petroquest Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Petroquest Energy Ratings Report.

See all 52-week low stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.

null

More from Markets

Lowe's Snags Ex-Home Depot Exec as CEO; ISPs Face Competitive Threat -- ICYMI

Lowe's Snags Ex-Home Depot Exec as CEO; ISPs Face Competitive Threat -- ICYMI

Dow Slips 178 Points; S&P 500 and Nasdaq Also Decline

Dow Slips 178 Points; S&P 500 and Nasdaq Also Decline

Legal Weed Sales in California Are Off to a Less Than Smokin' Start

Legal Weed Sales in California Are Off to a Less Than Smokin' Start

Owner of Moviepass Sees Stock Plummet

Owner of Moviepass Sees Stock Plummet

Ford, GM Gain as China Slashes Auto Import Tariffs

Ford, GM Gain as China Slashes Auto Import Tariffs